The median annual salary for a Linux Support was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Support
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 631 644 602
Rank change year-on-year +13 -42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 212 309 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.33% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 184 262 304
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,250 £37,550
% change year-on-year -3.44% -3.46%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77061 94037 97778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64544 79531 80662
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Linux Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support in England

Linux Support
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support in England.

Salary trend for Linux Support in England

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Support in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Support in England

Linux Support
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 98 £50,000 -2.43% 12
South East -2 41 £35,000 -17.64% 4
North West +5 27 £36,500 +4.28% 1
East of England +17 13 £45,000 +28.57% 1
West Midlands +48 11 £30,000 -33.33%
East Midlands +4 9 £32,000 -14.66% 2
Yorkshire +34 8 £24,250 -25.38%
South West +25 4 £40,000 +95.12% 1
Linux Support
UK

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Linux Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 406 (100.00%) Linux
2 196 (48.28%) Windows
3 143 (35.22%) SQL
4 118 (29.06%) Unix
5 106 (26.11%) VMware
6 102 (25.12%) Python
7 97 (23.89%) ITIL
8 96 (23.65%) Finance
9 95 (23.40%) Perl
10 90 (22.17%) Red Hat
11 83 (20.44%) Oracle
12 82 (20.20%) Bash Shell
13 77 (18.97%) Firewall
14 72 (17.73%) Active Directory
15 71 (17.49%) MySQL
16 70 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
17 59 (14.53%) Java
18 58 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 57 (14.04%) DNS
20 56 (13.79%) TCP/IP
20 56 (13.79%) Degree
21 53 (13.05%) SQL Server
22 49 (12.07%) Puppet
23 48 (11.82%) Cisco
24 47 (11.58%) Shell Script
25 46 (11.33%) LAN
25 46 (11.33%) Amazon AWS
26 45 (11.08%) Microsoft
27 41 (10.10%) Windows Server
28 40 (9.85%) WAN

Linux Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (9.11%) Apache
2 34 (8.37%) Tomcat
3 31 (7.64%) WebSphere
4 24 (5.91%) JBoss
5 21 (5.17%) WebLogic
6 19 (4.68%) IIS
7 16 (3.94%) Confluence
8 15 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (3.69%) MS Exchange
9 10 (2.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 8 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.48%) nginx
12 4 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.99%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.74%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.49%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (4.19%) MS Office
2 8 (1.97%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.71%) Magento
2 8 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.99%) Salerio
4 3 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 46 (11.33%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (4.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.19%) SaaS
4 15 (3.69%) Office 365
5 11 (2.71%) Amazon S3
6 10 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (2.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (1.48%) PaaS
8 4 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.74%) GitHub
9 3 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.49%) G Suite
11 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 77 (18.97%) Firewall
2 57 (14.04%) DNS
3 56 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 46 (11.33%) LAN
5 40 (9.85%) WAN
6 28 (6.90%) SAN
7 20 (4.93%) Internet
8 19 (4.68%) DHCP
8 19 (4.68%) HTTP
9 18 (4.43%) SSL
9 18 (4.43%) VPN
10 17 (4.19%) LDAP
11 15 (3.69%) NAS
11 15 (3.69%) VLAN
12 14 (3.45%) Multicast
13 13 (3.20%) FTP
14 12 (2.96%) IPsec
15 9 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (2.22%) Network Security
15 9 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (17.49%) MySQL
2 53 (13.05%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.46%) RDBMS
5 8 (1.97%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.48%) InfluxDB
8 5 (1.23%) DB2
8 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.99%) MariaDB
9 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.74%) Big Data
10 3 (0.74%) Informix
10 3 (0.74%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.74%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 28 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 21 (5.17%) JIRA
3 12 (2.96%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.96%) Subversion
4 6 (1.48%) JMeter
5 2 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.49%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.49%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.25%) Ant
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.25%) GitLab
6 1 (0.25%) GoCD
6 1 (0.25%) Gradle
6 1 (0.25%) Maven
General
1 96 (23.65%) Finance
2 32 (7.88%) Banking
3 22 (5.42%) Financial Institution
4 20 (4.93%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.19%) Front Office
5 17 (4.19%) Manufacturing
6 16 (3.94%) Games
7 13 (3.20%) French Language
8 12 (2.96%) Retail
9 11 (2.71%) Marketing
10 9 (2.22%) Electronics
11 6 (1.48%) Back Office
12 3 (0.74%) German Language
12 3 (0.74%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.74%) Publishing
13 2 (0.49%) Legal
13 2 (0.49%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.25%) Avionics
14 1 (0.25%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.16%) Middleware
1 25 (6.16%) Web Services
2 22 (5.42%) LAMP
3 17 (4.19%) FIX Protocol
4 11 (2.71%) JDBC
5 7 (1.72%) .NET
5 7 (1.72%) LEMP Stack
6 6 (1.48%) XML
7 5 (1.23%) HTML
8 4 (0.99%) RESTful
8 4 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.74%) CSS
9 3 (0.74%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (0.74%) JSON
9 3 (0.74%) Kafka
9 3 (0.74%) Rendezvous
9 3 (0.74%) SOAP
9 3 (0.74%) TIBCO EMS
9 3 (0.74%) XML Schema
9 3 (0.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.13%) Data Centre
2 26 (6.40%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.20%) Equities
4 13 (3.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.71%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (2.46%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.22%) Replication
9 7 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (1.72%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.48%) iPad
11 5 (1.23%) Clustering
11 5 (1.23%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.23%) PKI
12 4 (0.99%) Fintech
13 2 (0.49%) EMC VNX
13 2 (0.49%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.49%) PACS
13 2 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 406 (100.00%) Linux
2 196 (48.28%) Windows
3 118 (29.06%) Unix
4 58 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (10.10%) Windows Server
6 33 (8.13%) Solaris
7 30 (7.39%) Ubuntu
8 27 (6.65%) AIX
9 25 (6.16%) CentOS
9 25 (6.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (4.43%) Debian
11 17 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (3.69%) HPUX
14 12 (2.96%) SUSE
15 8 (1.97%) IRIX
16 6 (1.48%) Mac OS X
17 5 (1.23%) Windows 2000
18 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
18 2 (0.49%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (23.89%) ITIL
2 33 (8.13%) DevOps
3 25 (6.16%) Problem Management
4 24 (5.91%) Mentoring
5 19 (4.68%) Change Management
6 18 (4.43%) Capacity Management
7 17 (4.19%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (3.69%) Load Testing
8 15 (3.69%) Release Management
9 14 (3.45%) Customer Requirements
9 14 (3.45%) High Availability
9 14 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
9 14 (3.45%) Time Management
10 12 (2.96%) Configuration Management
10 12 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (2.96%) Incident Management
10 12 (2.96%) Migration
11 11 (2.71%) Analytics
12 10 (2.46%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 143 (35.22%) SQL
2 102 (25.12%) Python
3 95 (23.40%) Perl
4 82 (20.20%) Bash Shell
5 59 (14.53%) Java
6 47 (11.58%) Shell Script
7 33 (8.13%) PowerShell
8 28 (6.90%) PHP
9 15 (3.69%) Ruby
10 14 (3.45%) C
11 9 (2.22%) C#
11 9 (2.22%) C++
12 5 (1.23%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.74%) Jython
14 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.49%) R
15 1 (0.25%) C-shell
15 1 (0.25%) Korn
15 1 (0.25%) VB
15 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (13.79%) Degree
2 20 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (3.69%) CCNA
4 9 (2.22%) CCNP
5 8 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (1.97%) MCP
6 5 (1.23%) CCSE
6 5 (1.23%) MCSE
6 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (0.99%) CISSP
8 3 (0.74%) JNCIA
8 3 (0.74%) JNCIS
8 3 (0.74%) Linux+ Certification
8 3 (0.74%) LPIC
8 3 (0.74%) RHCA
8 3 (0.74%) RHCE
8 3 (0.74%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.49%) CEH
9 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.19%) SLA
2 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 72 (17.73%) Active Directory
2 70 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (5.42%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.45%) vSphere
5 12 (2.96%) Docker
6 11 (2.71%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (2.46%) vCloud
7 10 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (2.22%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.72%) NFS
9 7 (1.72%) XenApp
10 6 (1.48%) Xen
10 6 (1.48%) XenServer
11 5 (1.23%) KVM
11 5 (1.23%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.49%) iptables
12 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.49%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 49 (12.07%) Puppet
2 34 (8.37%) Ansible
2 34 (8.37%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (7.64%) Nagios
4 14 (3.45%) OpenView
5 11 (2.71%) Kibana
6 10 (2.46%) Control-M
6 10 (2.46%) Graphite
7 8 (1.97%) Kubernetes
8 6 (1.48%) Grafana
8 6 (1.48%) OpenAM
9 5 (1.23%) logstash
10 4 (0.99%) ITRS Geneos
11 3 (0.74%) Cobbler
11 3 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (0.74%) FortiGate
11 3 (0.74%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.74%) Salt
11 3 (0.74%) TIBCO Hawk
11 3 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 106 (26.11%) VMware
2 90 (22.17%) Red Hat
3 83 (20.44%) Oracle
4 48 (11.82%) Cisco
5 45 (11.08%) Microsoft
6 31 (7.64%) HP
7 21 (5.17%) Sybase
8 18 (4.43%) Citrix
9 15 (3.69%) Sun
10 13 (3.20%) IBM
10 13 (3.20%) SAP
11 10 (2.46%) CheckPoint
11 10 (2.46%) EMC
12 9 (2.22%) Juniper
12 9 (2.22%) NetApp
13 7 (1.72%) LANDesk
13 7 (1.72%) LogRhythm
14 6 (1.48%) CommVault
14 6 (1.48%) TIBCO
15 5 (1.23%) Remedy
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